What happens when women engage in combat? Does it change the way we engage in conflict? What does it uncover about expected gender roles? How does it impact men and women deployed to a part of the world where women have no voice?
Solo performance piece combining the stories of four women deployed to Afghanistan as part of the same unit. Charts their struggle with sexism in the Army, the physical toll of preparing for combat, adjusting to cultural differences in Afghanistan, and their startling bond with the women of Afghanistan.
Combines verbatim interviews, with women in the US Army’s Female Engagement Team with poetry, movement, visual art, and music.
Part of the second annual Women and War festival.
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